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Little Book of Big Ideas: Science

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Presented in a concise and accessible format, this handbook features 50 of the most influential scientists and 10 of the greatest scientific achievements from the past 4,000 years. This trusty guide explains scientific advances in anatomy, computing, electricity, and astronomy and features scientific thinkers from Pythagoras to Newton to Hawking. Packed with key facts and ...more
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published May 28th 2007 by Chicago Review Press
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Great explantions of scientific concepts that impact our daily lives.
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"There are two possible outcomes; if the result confirms the hypothesis, then you've made a measurement. If the result is contrary to the hypothesis, then you've made a discovery."

- Enrico Fermi
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